UNT's Annual Open Access Symposia


Thursday, August 8, 2024


UNT Libraries recently published the sixth new open textbook to our UNT Open Books site!

• Ryan, Sarah E. (2022). Empirical Legal Research Services, University of North Texas Libraries, https://dx.doi.org/10.12794/sps.ot-legalresearch…

The UNT Libraries is still accepting proposals for this year’s OER Grants program on a rolling basis for projects to be completed by December 15, 2022.

These grants support UNT faculty who do one or both of the following for a course that they expect to teach at UNT in the future:

Recordings of the presentations from “Open Educational Resources in Action”, the 2022 UNT Open Access Symposium, are now available on the symposium website.

Thanks to funding as part of President Smatresk’s new affordability initiatives in Spring 2021, the UNT Libraries, UNT Press, and the VPAA Curricular Innovation & Academic Partnerships are pleased to announce three revamped programs to support full-time UNT faculty, including instructors and lecturers, in adopting, adapting, and creating affordable, accessible, and effective course materials for use in UNT courses.

Previous Years

Repeats every 4 weeks every Thursday 4 times.
Thursday, July 11, 2024

Thursday, June 13, 2024

Thursday, May 16, 2024

2022 UNT Open Access Symposium: Open Educational Resources in Action

Tuesday, March 8, 2022

Open Access 2019: Is Open Access an Answer for Access to Justice?

Friday, May 17, 2019 to Saturday, May 18, 2019

Open Access 2018: Open Medical and Health Information

Wednesday, June 6, 2018 to Thursday, June 7, 2018

Open Access 2017: Making Use of Public Data

Thursday, May 18, 2017 to Friday, May 19, 2017

Open Access Symposium 2016 banner image

Thursday, May 19, 2016 to Friday, May 20, 2016

Open Access Symposium 2015 Banner

Monday, May 18, 2015 to Tuesday, May 19, 2015

Open Access 2014 Banner

Monday, May 19, 2014 to Tuesday, May 20, 2014

Open Access 2013 Banner

Thursday, May 30, 2013 to Friday, May 31, 2013

Open Access Symposium 2012 Banner

Monday, May 21, 2012

Banner Image of UNT Symposium on Open Access

Friday, May 20, 2011

UNT Symposium on Open Access 2010

Tuesday, May 18, 2010

Since 2010, UNT has sponsored an annual symposium on topics relevant to Open Access initiatives. You can find information about both upcoming and past events, including information on our speakers and archival presentations here.

For more information on past or future events, please contact: email us.